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Take zukushi (Compendium of Bamboo Designs)

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Provenance

2000, given by Ruth Lepper Gardner (b. 1905 – d. 2010), Southport, ME to an anonymous donor; 2012, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession date: March 28, 2012)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Japanese, late Meiji era, 1906 (Meiji 39)

Dimensions

Overall: 18 x 25 x 1 cm (7 1/16 x 9 13/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2012.77

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed book; ink and color on paper with applied silver and gold

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Illustrated books